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Gandhi, CR and Murase, N and Starzl, TE Identification of the receptor for augmenter of liver regeneration (ALR) and its function in Kupffer cells. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.). ISSN 0270-9139

Newton, E and Chyung, Y and Kang, P and Bucher, N and Andrews, D and Kurnick, J and DeLeo, A and Rao, A and Trucco, M and Starzl, TE and Michaelson, JS The Immunofluorescence visualization of ALR (augmenter of liver regeneration) reveals its presence in platelets and male germ cells. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. ISSN 0022-1554 (In Press)

Putnam, CW and Gotlin, RW and Starzl, TE Increased venous insulin after portacaval shunt for glycogen storage disease. The New England Journal of Medicine. ISSN 0028-4793

Stables, DP and Penn, I and Starzl, TE and Holmes, JH The radiological diagnosis of lymphoceles after renal transplantation. Radiology. ISSN 0033-8419

Starzl, TE Resurrection of whole pancreaticoduodenal transplantation at the University of Pittsburgh. Clinical Transplantation. ISSN 0902-0063 (In Press)

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Starzl, TE Milestones in Transplantation: The story so far. In: UNSPECIFIED JR Prous Editores, Barcelona. (In Press)

Starzl, TE The Saga of Liver Transplantation. In: Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery. Blackwell Publishing, London. (In Press)

Starzl, TE and Murase, N and Demetris, AJ History of organ transplantation: via the two-way paradigm. In: Anesthesia and Transplantation. Butterworth Heinemann, Boston. MA. (In Press)

Starzl, TE and Thai, N and Shapiro, R The history of pancreas transplantation. In: Pancreas Transplantation. Marcel Dekker, New York. (In Press)

Sun, H and Subbotin, V and Aitouche, A and Tang, JL and Valdivia, LA and Fung, JJ and Starzl, TE and Rao, AS Transplant vascular sclerosis: from pathogenesis to prevention. In: Role of Immunosuppressive Agents in Organ Transplantation - Basic and Clinical Aspects. The Humana Press, Inc, Totowa, NJ. (In Press)

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BHATTACHARYA, TATHAGATA CONTROLLING MIXING AND SEGREGATION IN TIME PERIODIC GRANULAR FLOWS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

BONILLA, CARRIE Testing Processability Theory in L2 Spanish: Can Readiness or Markedness Predict Development? Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bachman, Kristine Chromosome Abnormalities in Neonates with Congenital Heart Defects. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bailey, Robert Art & Language and the Politics of Art Worlds, 1969-1977. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Baiocchi Paredes, Jose Americo Dynamic Binary Translation for Embedded Systems with Scratchpad Memory. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Baird, Joanne / M Simulation to Teach Patient Transfers: The Role of Self-Efficacy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Balachandran, Amrita Characterization of Gene Expression During Biofilm Development in Mycobacterium smegmatis, and Genetic Analysis of a Surface Translocation-Defective Transposon Mutant. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Balakrishnan, Ashwini Role of the inositol phosphatase INPP4B in the generation of ovarian teratomas. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Baled, Hseen O. Density and Viscosity of Hydrocarbons at Extreme Conditions Associated with Ultra-Deep Reservoirs-Measurements and Modeling. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Barr, William Predicting Biological Degradation and Toxicity of Steroidal Estrogens. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Barth, Brian Electron Interactions in Carbon Nanomaterials. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bartlow, Patrick DESIGN OF ESCHERICHIA COLI HOST STRAINS FOR IMPROVED RECOMBINANT PROTEIN PURIFICATION: AN APPROACH THAT BRIDGES THE UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM REALMS OF BIOPROCESSING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Batal, Iyad Mining Predictive Patterns and Extension to Multivariate Temporal Data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bateman, Oliver Law, Society, and Judicial Politics: State Supreme Courts and the Pursuit of Educational Equity. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Batun, Sakine SCHEDULING MULTIPLE OPERATING ROOMS UNDER UNCERTAINTY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Beckman, Sarah/A Development of approaches to improve the regenerative potential of muscle stem cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bell, David THE LINKAGES BETWEEN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR AND CHARACTERISTICS OF DONOR CAPITAL FLOW: THE CASE OF MICROFINANCE CAPITAL FLOW IN SIERRA LEONE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bell, Mandy J. and Conley, Yvette P. and Roberts, James M. and Founds, Sandra A. and Terhorst, Lauren GENOMICS OF ENDOGLIN PATHWAY IN PREECLAMPSIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bensadon, Deborah Anne Modernity and Crisis: The Writing of 'the Jew' in Twentieth Century Trans Atlantic Literature. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Berardi-Demo, Linda SEVENTH GRADERS’ PERCEPTIONS OF COLLEGE AND CAREER ASPIRATION SUPPORTS IN TWO URBAN CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Berk, Erik DENDRITIC CELLS REGULATE THE INDUCTION OF EFFECTOR AND MEMORY CD8+ T CELLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bernstein-Danis, Tabetha Co-Teaching in Inclusive Secondary English Language Arts Classrooms: A Study of Three Partnerships. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Berty, Holly Semi-Automated Diagnosis of Pulmonary Hypertension Using PUMA, a Pulmonary Mapping and Analysis Tool. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bhatti, Alexandra Optimization of rTDMH as a Reagent Toward Improving the Sensitivity of the RT-PCR Based Diagnosis for Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bidula, Sarah Development of HSV-1 lacking the immunodominant gB498-505 epitope and analyses of the alternative CD8+ T cell response in the murine ocular infection model. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Biedrzycki, Stephen ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR GAS-PHASE RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bienkowski, Michael S. Anatomical Organization of the Extended Amygdala. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bivona, Kevin DIFFUSION IMAGING OF LIPID MEMBRANES: DEVELOPING MULTI-PULSE NMR TO IMAGE STATIC MEMBRANES SAMPLES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Blackstone, Sarah Are you sure?: using the error-related negativity to examine adult L2 learning. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Blanco-Rivera, Joel A. Archives as Agents of Accountability and Justice: An Examination of the National Security Archive in the Context of Transitional Justice in Latin America. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Blecher, Ian Kant and the Meaning of Existence: A Modal Account. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bolinger, Rosemary COMPARING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PELVIC FLOOR MUSCLE TRAINING AND ACUPUNCTURE FOR THE TREATMENT OF URINARY INCONTINENCE AND THE IMPACT ON HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE FOR NON-HOMEBOUND WOMEN > 50 YEARS OF AGE: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bonner, Jennifer J. Intestinal drug absorption, cytochrome P450-mediated metabolism, and transport after small bowel transplantation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Boon-im, Pattarapa SILVER PHOSPHATE NANOPARTICLE-EMBEDDED ZINC OXIDE NANOWIRE ARRAYS FOR PHOTOELECTROCHEMICAL SOLAR WATER SPLITTING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Borrell, Jessica Utilization of the paramedic certification among emergency medicine undergraduate students. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bouchard, Rachel S Neural Substrates of Spinal Sensory Integration for Reflex Control of Sympathetic Outflow: Where’s the Connection? Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Boylan, John/C. A Study of Mentor Principal Training in Pennsylvania. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Boyle, Justin D A Study of Prospective Secondary Mathematics Teachers’ Evolving Understanding of Reasoning-and-Proving. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brady, Joel TRANSNATIONAL CONVERSIONS: GREEK CATHOLIC MIGRANTS AND RUSSKY ORTHODOX CONVERSION MOVEMENTS IN AUSTRIA-HUNGARY, RUSSIA, AND THE AMERICAS (1890-1914). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brigham, Matthew/P Overpopulation or Over Population? A Burkean Analysis of Transformations and Continuities in the Rhetoric of “Human Population Growth” at the United Nations (1974-2004). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bromberg, Sarah The context and reception history of the illuminations in Nicholas of Lyra's Postilla Litteralis Super Totam Bibliam:fifteenth-century case studies. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brower-Sinning, Rachel On the evolution of microbes: the evolution of genomes with respect to RNA folding. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brown, Lindsey Quantifying upper limb movements among wheelchair users using wheelchair propulsion monitoring devices. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Brubaker, Brian The Normative Standard of Mandarin in Taiwan: An Analysis of Variation in Metapragmatic Discourse. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Buck, Eric SYNTHETIC STUDIES TOWARDS THE SYNTHESIS OF ANATOXIN-A(S). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bugallo, Mercedes The Fourteenth Amendment's protection scope over sexual orientation: a comprehensive legal analysis. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

CHEN, SHENG-I Modeling the WHO-EPI Vaccine Supply Chain in Low and Middle Income Countries. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

COMPAORE, TEGWINDE REBECA Sex Hormone Modulation of HHV-8 Transcription. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cahill, Peter T Usted es haragan pero vos sos lazy: initialization in Honduran Sign Language. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Calderazzo, Diana "My Arm Is Complete": A Cognitive Approach to Gestural Life in Stephen Sondheim's Musical Genres. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Caloia, Brett Self-Knowledge, Rationality and Interpretation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Camaioni, Nicole Creating social connections in higher education: insights from the Campus Canines Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Campbell, Grace B. Post-Stroke Cognition as a Fall Predictor During Inpatient Rehabilitation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Caparelli, Sielke Mary School Leadership and School Mental Health: An Exploratory Study of SMH Content in the Preparation of Principals. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Casey, Matthew From Haiti to Cuba and Back: Haitians' Experiences of Migration, Labor, and Return, 1900-1940. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cavallo, Shena From Daraa to Damascus: Regional and Temporal Protest Variation in Syria. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chan, Chu Sern Joel Re-examining the impact of analogies on ideation search patterns: Lessons from an in vivo study in engineering design. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chan, Ho Leung Tense-aspect processing in second language learners. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chao, Xing CRYSTALLINE COLLOIDAL ARRAY FILTER AND RAMAN IMAGING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chapman, Elizabeth C Fossil fuel related water-rock interaction in the Appalachian Basin, Pennsylvania and New York: A geochemical and strontium isotope investigation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Charan, Rakshita A Deubiquitinating enzyme A20 and its role in NF-kappaB regulation: Implications for treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Chien-Wen The Role of Human Blood-Vessel-Derived Stem Cells in Tissue Repair and Regeneration. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Hsin-Ju Power Losses of Silicon Carbide MOSFET in HVDC Application. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Qian Nanowire and Fiber Composite Electromechanical Sensor. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Tong Fiber Optic Sensors for Extreme Environments. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Xiang FINE-GRAINED DYNAMIC VOLTAGE SCALING ON OLED DISPLAY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, Jiaming/J MODELING OF HOPPER DISCHARGE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, Yi-ting, Cathy THE FUTURE OF GATS ARTICLE XV: SERVICE SUBSIDY REGULATIONS UNDER THE WTO. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, wenjing CHEMICAL KINETICS AND INTERACTIONS INVOLVED IN HORSERADISH PEROXIDASE-MEDIATED OXIDATIVE POLYMERIZATION OF PHENOLIC COMPOUNDS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cherinka, Brian Host Galaxy Properties of CaII and NaI Quasar Absorption-Line Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cherra, Salvatore J. Understanding the Interaction between LRRK2 and PINK1: Implications for Parkinson’s Disease. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chidiac, Tom Comparatively advantaged: economic diversity, unemployment, and international trade. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chien, Shih-Hsiang USE OF CHLORINE, CHLORAMINE, OR CHLORINE DIOXIDE TO CONTROL BIOLOGICAL GROWTH IN POWER PLANT RECIRCULATING COOLING SYSTEMS USING TREATED MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chotoo, Cavita / K UTILIZING C. ELEGANS AS A NEUROLOGICAL MODEL TO CHARACTERIZE KCNL-2, AN SK CHANNEL HOMOLOGUE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Christie, Rachelle An Exploration of Service Delivery Models in Genetic Counseling: A Thematic Analysis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chu, Hunghao A coacervate-based platform for growth factor delivery. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chu, Yung-chien The effects of scapular kinematics, glenohumeral range-of-motion, and shoulder muscle strength on kinematics and kinetics of maximum effort baseball throwing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ciccocioppo, Melinda Marie Not Bad, For a Man: Shifting Standards in the Provision of Emotional Support Within Romantic Relationships. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clark, Kaitlin and Abbott, Mark A 1000-YEAR OXYGEN ISOTOPE RECORD OF SOUTH AMERICAN HYDROCLIMATE FROM LAKE JUNIN IN THE CENTRAL ANDES OF PERU. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Clark, Maya EXPERIENCE OF MANAGING ESRD DIETARY MODIFICATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clark, Roland European Fascists and Local Activists: Romania's Legion of the Archangel Michael. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clarke, Colin Throwing in the Towel: Why Insurgents Negotiate. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clausen, Dane J An Investigation in Oxidative Cation Formation: The Total Synthesis of Lactodehydrothyrsiferol and Synthetic Application for a Bimolecular Carbon–Carbon Bond Forming Reaction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cohen, Brianne Contested Collectivities: Europe Reimagined by Contemporary Artists. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Colburn Hoster, Deanna A comparison of active and passive cooling methods in firefighters during fireground rehabilitation following a live burn training. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Colletti, Grace STUDY OF TRPML CHANNELS REVEALS INSIGHT INTO ENDOCYTIC MALFUNCTION, ORGANELLE CROSSTALK, AND THE ACTIVATION OF PRO-APOPTOTIC PATHWAYS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Collins, Kathryn THE CHANGING STRUCTURE OF RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN FOREIGN AID AND LOCAL SYSTEMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Comer, Christopher J. Recovering the story: Modernism and the interwar British children's novel (1918-1939). Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Connor, Alexander G. ARIADNE: A NOVEL HIGH AVAILABILITY CLOUD DATA STORE WITH TRANSACTIONAL GUARANTEES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Constance-Huggins, Monique TANF ENTRY AND EXIT IN THE POST WELFARE REFORM ERA: THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HUMAN CAPITAL AND SOCIAL CAPITAL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Constantinescu, Anca-Monia Carrier-LO phonon interactions in Si(001). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Constantino, Christopher D. and Yaruss, J. Scott and Leslie, Paula and Quesal, Robert W. Day-to-day Variability of Stuttering. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cooper, Mary Glenn “WE’RE HAVING THIS BABY TONIGHT!” INFORMED CONSENT AND MEDICAL DECISIONMAKING REGARDING OXYTOCIN AUGMENTATION. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cooper, Matthew SCHOOL OF SERVICE: EFFECTS OF SCHOOL-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT TYPOLOGY ON LOCAL CIVIC AND POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cooper, Orrin The Analytic Network Process Applied in Supply Chain Decisions, in Ethics, and in World Peace. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Coopersmith, Jared Scientific Controversies and Boundary Disputes: The Intelligent Design Movement Network. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Corbitt, Natasha The Gut Microbiota and the Liver: Collaborators in Host Immunity and Metabolism. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Coudriet, Ashley A Multiple Case Study Examining Elementary School Art, Music and Physical Education Teachers’ Perceptions, Attitudes and Beliefs Related to Interdisciplinary Teaching Practice. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Coulomb, Jean-Marc / J-M.C STABILITY ANALYSIS AND OPTIMAL CONTROL DESIGN FOR AC-DC POWER SYSTEM WITH CONSTANT POWER LOAD. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cox, Karin Frontopolar signaling of inferred value. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Crago, Elizabeth The Role of Estrogen (Estradiol and Estrone) on the Development of Delayed Cerebral Ischemia After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Craig, Anna Social Isolation in Middle Childhood: Variability and Vulnerability. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Creswell, Kasey GENETIC LINKS TO THE REINFORCING EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL IN A SOCIAL CONTEXT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cunningham, Trent Psychedelic orientalism: representations of India in the music of the Beatles. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

DIAMANTI, EIRINI ILANA THE EMERGENCE OF DOMINANT DESIGN(S) IN LARGE SCALE CYBERINFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

DUNBAR, MICHAEL NICOTINE DEPENDENCE AND LABORATORY CUE-INDUCED CIGARETTE CRAVING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dabkowski, Meghan Transcription of the Intonation of Northeastern Brazilian Portuguese. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Daniel, Laura COMPARING CROSS-CLASSIFIED GROWTH MODELS WITH AND WITHOUT THE CUMULATIVE EFFECT OF TEACHERS TO A HIERARCHICAL GROWTH MODEL ON CROSS-CLASSIFIED DATA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Davies, Kathleen A Typology of Family Functioning in a Child and Adolescent Outpatient Community Mental Health Treatment Facility. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Davis, Tyler ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING THROUGH WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

DeAlmeida, Dilhari An Evaluation of the ICD-10-CM System: Documentation Specificity, Reimbursement, and Methods for Improvement (International Classification of Diseases; 10th Revision; Clinical Modification). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

DeLisio, Kimberly J Foreign Language Education as a Means towards Cosmopolitanism. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

DePaoli, Lisa Coffield "No Podemos Comer Billetes": Climate Change and Development in Southern Ecuador. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Degol, Jessica Linking Early Self-Regulation to Positive Functioning in Adolescence. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Delmastro-Greenwood, Meghan/M Overcoming Self-Reactivity Through Immunological and Metabolic Redox Modulation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Delorme-Axford, Elizabeth Virus-Host Interactions at the Maternal-Fetal Interface. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Demirci, Jill Radtke Breastfeeding the Late Preterm Infant: A Grounded Theory Study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Deshmukh, Brandon Fusion of Human Serum Albumin to Human Apolipoprotein E Peptide as a Novel Inhibitor of Hepatitis C Virus entry. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Diedrich, Collin SIV increases susceptibility to tuberculosis by manipulating M. tuberculosis-specific immunological responses. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dindal, Christopher THE EFFECT OF IMPREGNATED GLASS FIBERS ON THE FLEXURAL STRENGTH OF ACRYLIC AND COMPOSITE RESIN: AN IN-VITRO STUDY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dommer, Sara Three Essays Examining the Various Identity Expressive Functions of Brands. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dunlap, Susan Orthographic Quality in English as a Second Language. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Duskova, Karolina HIV-1 infection induced microRNA expression profile and its downstream effects on cellular transcriptome. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dyer, Ervin Betwixt and Between: How first-generation immigrant Africans in Pittsburgh use social capital and transnational phenomena to cross cultures to find belonging. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

El Hag Yousif, Salma D. Understanding Emergency Relief Operations: Operation Lifeline Sudan and Beyond. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

El Nokali, Nermeen THE INTERSECTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SELF-REGULATION AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: IMPLICATIONS FOR EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Eljadei, Abdelatee PERFORMANCE BASED DESIGN OF COUPLED WALL STRUCTURES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Elliott, Carolyn Poetic Inquiry. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Elnaccash, Tarek Evolvability in a variable world: genetic architecture in Arabidopsis thaliana and its implications for adaptation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Erkin, Zeynep ELICITING PATIENT PREFERENCES AND PLACING EXPEDITED ORGANS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Eugene, Hermancia /S Developing a Broadly Reactive HIV Envelope Vaccine. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Evans, Emerson Assessing the Knowledge and Attitudes of Black/African American Men who have Sex with Men on HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Everson, Michelle D. What went right in Northern Ireland?: an analysis of mediation effectiveness and the role of the mediator in the Good Friday Agreement of 1998. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

FOWLER, PAMELA COPYRIGHT, FAIR USE, AND THE TEACH ACT: OPINIONS AND PRACTICES OF ACADEMIC LIBRARIES AND LIBRARIANS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Faett, Becky REMOTE DELIVERY OF A STANDARDIZED EDUCATIONAL PROTOCOL FOR SELF-MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC SWELLING OF THE LOWER LIMBS IN INDIVIDUALS WITH LIMITED MOBILITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fagan, Christian Look before you leap: continuously evolving utility representations and the attraction effect. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Fagerburg, Matthew Single-Molecule Insights into PcrA-Driven Disruption of RecA Filaments. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fairbairn, Catharine THE IMPACT OF ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION ON THE DISPLAYED AFFECT OF WHITE INDIVIDUALS ENGAGING IN INTERRACIAL INTERACTIONS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Farber, Matthew J. Shroom2 regulates endothelial morphogenesis and centrosome duplication through the specific sub-cellular recruitment of Rho-kinase. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fata, Bahar BIOMECHANCIAL CHARACTERIZATION OF POSTNATAL GROWTH BEHAVIOR IN THE OVINE MAIN PULMONARY ARTERY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Feigel, Ian M CARBON NANOMATERIALS FOR CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL SENSING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Feinberg, Jonathan S. Beckett and Europe: Poesis, Legibility, History. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Felix, Joseph EXAMINING THE SOURCES AND TRANSPORT OF REACTIVE NITROGEN EMISSIONS USING STABLE ISOTOPES TECHNIQUES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Feng, Yinghua SENSING SOLUBLE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS WITH MICROBIAL FUEL CELLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Feola, Andrew / J IMPACT OF VAGINAL SYNTHETIC PROLAPSE MESHES ON THE MECHANICS OF THE HOST TISSUE RESPONSE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fetterman, Joshua Davis Power and Regulatory Focus: An Integrated Framework. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fields, Becita Development of a Luciferase-Based Assay to Screen for Gametocyte-Specific Antimalarial Drugs. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Finch, Julia A. Bibles en images: Visual Narrative and Translation in New York Public Library Spencer ms. 22 and Related Manuscripts. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fox, Lynn Performance of Students with Visual Impairments on High-Stakes Tests: A Pennsylvania Report Card. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Franconi, Nicholas Remote Programming of Implantable Cardiac Devices Utilizing Real-Time Active Telemedicine. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Franke, Joseph William Grant Still's Vision for American Music. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Freeman, Eric Harnessing Protein Transport Principles for Engineering Applications: A Computational Study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frenopoulo, Christian The Referential Functions of Agency: Health workers in medical missions to Madiha (Kulina) Indians in the Brazilian Amazon. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frey, Jennifer The Will and the Good. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Friedline, Terri PREDICTING SAVINGS FROM ADOLESCENCE TO YOUNG ADULTHOOD: EARLY ACCESS TO SAVINGS LEADS TO IMPROVED SAVINGS OUTCOMES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frink, Nathan An Analysis of the Compositional Practices of Ornette Coleman as Demonstrated in His Small Group Recordings During the 1970s. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Fromm, Mark Pitch Symmetry in Martin Bresnick's "My Twentieth Century" and "Meden Agan" for Chamber Ensemble. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frost, Kim MENTAL CAPACITIES AND THEIR IMPERFECT EXERCISES: THE ESSENTIAL NORMATIVITY OF THE MIND. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Furda, Amy Marie The role of mtDNA damage in mitochondrial dysfunction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

GERDES, LUKE M. ON THE EDGE OF AL-QAIDA? ASSESSING AL-QAIDA'S CHANGING ROLE IN TERRORIST PLOTS AND ATTACKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

GOLDBERG, BENJAMIN WILLIAM HARVEY, SOUL SEARCHER: TELELOGY AND PHILOSOPHICAL ANATOMY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gainza, Carolina Escrituras Electrónicas en América Latina. Producción Literaria en el Capitalismo Informacional. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gao, Jie THE ROLE OF CONSTITUTIVE ANDROSTANE RECEPTOR AND ESTROGEN SULFOTRANSFERASE IN ENERGY HOMEOSTASIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Garcia Mendez, Yasmin Assessing the risk of vibration exposure during wheelchair propulsion. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Geherty, Maryll / E. Catalytic Asymmetric Claisen Rearrangements. The Development of Ru(II)-Catalyzed Formal [3,3] Sigmatropic Rearrangements and Related Enolate Allylation Reactions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gerrard, Hannah The Teaching of Writing and the Public Work of the Transnational University. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Giles, Brendan M. Development of a broadly reactive vaccine for highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gillo, Susan A STRESS GENERATION MODEL OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF DEPRESSION IN GIRLS DURING THE TRANSITION TO ADOLESCENCE: ELUCIDATING THE ROLE OF INTERPERSONAL DYSFUNCTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Giri, Ashutosh Molecular Dynamics Simulations of the Mechanical Deformation of Nanoporous Gold. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Giridhar, Sonya B.P. The recruitment and function of inhibitory interneurons in olfactory bulb processing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gleeson, Blair Variation in Six Innate Imune Genes Does Not Determine Protective Immunity Against SIV in Rhesus Macaques. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Goellner, Eva Demonstrating functional crosstalk between DNA base excision repair and cellular bioenergetics: A strategy for the treatment of chemotherapy resistant glioblastoma. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gonzalez, George C When is Computerized Continuous Auditing Less Effective at Deterring Fraud? Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gorantla, Suman FACIAL FORM AS A SUBCLINICAL PHENOTYPE OF NONSYNDROMIC OROFACIAL CLEFTING: AN ANTHROPOMETRIC ANALYSIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Gou, Pingping Metal ion and pH Sensors based on Carbon Nanotubes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Graettinger, Alison Building Ice-Age Askja: Processes, Products, and Paleoclimate. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Grahovac, Jelena Cues from the extracellular space: matrix proteins regulate melanoma invasion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gray, Kathleen NEGOTIATING RACE TALK: HOW WHITES HIDE RACIAL PRIVILEGE AND STRUCTURAL INEQUALITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gregg, Siobhan Endogenous DNA damage drives cellular senescence and promotes aging. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Groner, Maya L Effects of multiple stressors on the dynamics of a fungal pathogen associated with global amphibian declines. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Grooms, Andrea Bilingual Education in the United States: An Analysis of the Convergence of Policy, Theory and Research. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Grover, Himanshu Context-sensitive Markov Models for Peptide Scoring and Identification from Tandem Mass Spectrometry. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gruber, Andrea SUCCESS AND SUSTAINABILITY OF HUMAN SERVICES MODELS TRANSFERRED TRANSNATIONALLY: A MODEL FOR TRANSFER AND FIVE CASE STUDIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Grubisha, Melanie TGFβ-Dependent ROS Regulates a Local Endocrine Communication Network Between Stromal and Epithelial Cells in the Prostate. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Guirguis, Shenoda SCALABLE PROCESSING OF MULTIPLE AGGREGATE CONTINUOUS QUERIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Guo, Binbin Catalytic Asymmetric Bond Constructions in Complex Molecule Synthesis. An Approach to the Synthesis of Spirolide C and the Development of Enantioselective Enolate Hydroxylation Reactions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gutierrez, Ronald R. Discrimination of Bedform Scales Using Robust Spline Filters and Wavelet Transforms: Methods and Application to Synthetic Signals and the Rio Parana, Argentina. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Gyanchandani, Rekha MOLECULAR DETERMINANTS OF RESPONSE TO ANTIANGIOGENIC THERAPIES IN PRECLINICAL MODELS OF HEAD AND NECK SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hadi, Kevin Disease Progression in HIV-1 and the Role of Polymorphisms in the VPR Gene. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hainer, Sarah EXAMINING THE CONTRIBUTION OF CHROMATIN AND CHROMATIN ASSOCIATED FACTORS TO TRANSCRIPTION REGULATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hale, Alison N AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF THE MUTUALISM DISRUPTION HYPOTHESIS: IMPACTS OF AN ALLELOPATHIC INVADER ON THE ECOPHYSIOLOGY OF A NATIVE FOREST HERB. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hale, James Implementation of Catalytic, Asymmetric Technology Toward the Total Synthesis of Apoptolidin C. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Haley, Tammy Personal, Environmental, and Behavioral Factors Influencing Condom Use in Rural Youth. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hammill, Jared T Synthesis of Peptidic, Natural Product-inspired, and Heterocyclic Molecules as Biological Probes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hammond, Rebecca THE ROLE OF GPR30 IN MEDIATING ESTROGEN EFFECTS ON NEURONS AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hanson, Nathaniel Wittgenstein and Goethe: tracing methodological and scientific links between 19th century German romanticism and Wittgenstein's language games. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Harris, Lindsay Nicole ERROR-RELATED NEGATIVITIES DURING SPELLING JUDGMENTS EXPOSE ORTHOGRAPHIC KNOWLEDGE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hatfield, Daniel J. Refugee policy and language learning in Pittsburgh, PA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Heap, Matthew Keep going: narrative continuity in Luciano Berio's Sinfonia and Dillinger: an American oratorio. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hearin, Andrew Precision Cosmology with Weak Gravitational Lensing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Heintz, Yannick J. Carbon Dioxide Capture from Fuel Gas Streams under Elevated Pressures and Temperatures Using Novel Physical Solvents. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Heming, Jason THE ROLE OF THE HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS TYPE 1 UL28 PROTEIN IN TERMINASE COMPLEX ASSEMBLY AND FUNCTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Henry, Cassandra L Investigating c-Met Signaling in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Herman, Brian Structure-Activity-Resistance Relationships of Novel Nucleoside and Nucleotide HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hernandez-Santos, Nydiaris INTERLEUKIN-17-MEDIATED ADAPTIVE IMMUNITY TO CANDIDA ALBICANS IN OROPHARYNGEAL CANDIDIASIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hernández-Albújar, Yolanda NARRATIVES OF IDENTITY AND MOTHERHOOD AMONG LATIN AMERICAN MIGRANT WOMEN. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Herrera-Ruiz, Octavio A HOLISTIC REDUNDANCY- AND INCENTIVE-BASED FRAMEWORK TO IMPROVE CONTENT AVAILABILITY IN PEER-TO-PEER NETWORKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hershey, Matthew Transformation and catharsis: parallel experiences of German nationalism during the first world war. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Heske, Claudia Inconsumable Realities: Documenting Warfare, Britain 1914-1920. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hill, Michael A NOVEL APPROACH FOR COMBINING BIOMECHANICAL AND MICRO-STRUCTURAL ANALYSES TO ASSESS THE MECHANICAL AND DAMAGE PROPERTIES OF THE ARTERY WALL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hilton, Jason T. A CONTENT ANALYSIS COMPARING TEACHER ORGANIZATION REPRESENTATION OF THEIR POLICY-RELATED ACTIONS WITH PORTRAYAL OF THESE ACTIONS IN NATIONAL NEWSPAPERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoffman, A. Robin "Doubtful Characters": Alphabet Books and Battles over Literacy in Nineteenth-Century British Print Culture. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoffman, Leslie and Zewe, Gretchen/E and Bayles, Constance and Miketic, Joyce and Jakicic, John Examination of Acute Care Nurses Ability to Engage in Patient Education Related to Physical Activity as a Health Behavior. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoggarth, Julie A. Social Reorganization and Household Adaptation in the Aftermath of Collapse at Baking Pot, Belize. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hong, Wan-Yin A descriptive user study of bilingual information seekers searching for online information to complete four tasks. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hooe, Todd “LITTLE KINGDOMS”: ADAT AND INEQUALITY IN THE KEI ISLANDS, EASTERN INDONESIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoover, Elizabeth "I HAVE NOTHING TO SAY AND I AM SAYING IT": COLLABORATION, COLLAGE, AND THE MEETING OF INDETERMINACIES IN AMERICAN AVANT-GARDE PERFORMANCES OF THE 1960S. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Horowitz, Elijah Towards an Empirical Test for the Reasonable Person Standard in Bioethics. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Horowitz, Max Transcriptional Regulation of Alpha-synuclein by GATA2 in Substantia Nigra. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

House, Christopher Rhetoric(s) of the Black Church: Sex, Religion, and HIV/AIDS Across the African Diaspora. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoxworth, Kellen Tour(ist)ing Post-Apartheid South African Theatre: The Works of Brett Bailey, Yael Farber, and Mpumelelo Paul Grootboom in (Inter)National Production. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hsu, Tsuhsiang NAVIGATING AN ERA OF CONVERGENCE: COMPETITIVE CONSEQUENCES OF ALLIANCE EXPERIENCE AND ATTENTION FOCUS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Ethan and Durrant, John and Boston, J. Robert On the mechanism of response latencies in auditory nerve fibers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Jiawei Social and Transmission Contact Network Analysis of Epidemic Dynamics in Agent-Based Models. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Yi-Cheng Two-Loop Radiative Corrections of Electroweak Mixing Angle and Branching Fraction for Z->bb. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Yijun Discovery of Small Molecule Inhibitors of Protein-Protein Interactions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Huda, Shama M ROBUST LOW-RANK MATRIX FACTORIZATION WITH MISSING DATA BY MINIMIZING L1 LOSS APPLIED TO COLLABORATIVE FILTERING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hufnagel, Megan Rotational dynamic postural stability test. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hwang, Kai SPATIOTEMPORAL BRAIN DYNAMICS OF INHIBITORY CONTROL IN ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hwang, Leekyoung DEVELOPMENT AND MECHANISTIC STUDY OF A PEPTIDE BASED METHODOLOGY FOR THE PREPARATION OF NANOPARTICLE SUPERSTRUCTURES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hyde, Luke Williamson THE DEVELOPMENT OF ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR: GENES, BRAIN AND ENVIRONMENT AS DIRECT AND INTERACTIVE PREDICTORS OF ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR FROM EARLY CHILDHOOD TO YOUNG ADULTHOOD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

JI, XIAOQIAN IMAGINING THE MODERN NATION-STATE VIA ZHANG JIAN’S MUSEUM. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jacob, Anjana Perceiving Multiplicity. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jaime, Maria Carolina NUMERICAL MODELING OF ROCK CUTTING AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRAGMENTATION PROCESS USING THE FINITE ELEMENT METHOD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jamalallail, Faisal Spatial and Multidimensional Visualization of Jeddah Health Resources: A Community Health Assessment of Jeddah City. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jankovic, Colleen Cinematic Occupation: Intelligibility, Queerness, and Palestine. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeong, Hyewook and Jeong, Hyewook The spectral analysis of nonstationary categorical time series using local spectral envelope. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeske, Andrew The Perception of English Vowels By Native Spanish Speakers. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jhunjhunwala, Siddharth CONTROLLED RELEASE FORMULATIONS FOR IMMUNO-REGULATION: TOWARDS A SYNTHETIC TOLEROGENIC DENDRITIC CELL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Jie A TRIP AROUND THE TRANSPORT CYCLE: THE STRUCTURAL BASIS OF GLUTAMATE TRANSPORTER FUNCTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Tianhan CONTINUOUS SEPARATION OF WATER-OIL MIXTURE USING SURFACE MODIFIED MEMBRANES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jimenez, Daniel A. COMPETITIVE CELL-SPECIFIC INTEGRATION AND SURVIVAL OF ADULT-BORN NEURONS IN THE MOUSE OLFACTORY BULB. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Johnston, Fayth MANDIBULAR SHAPE IN MYOSTATIN-DEFICIENT MICE: A GEOMETRIC MORPHOMETRIC ANALYSIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jones, Christopher Optimal Mortgage Prepayment Under the Cox-Ingersoll-Ross Model. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jorgensen, Lindsey The Potential Impact of Undiagnosed Hearing Loss on the Diagnosis of Dementia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jorgenson, Andrew UNCONDITIONAL STABILITY OF A CRANK-NICOLSON/ADAMS-BASHFORTH 2 IMPLICIT/EXPLICIT METHOD FOR ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Juengst, Shannon Self Awareness and Community Integration after Traumatic Brain Injury. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jung, Hyung Hoon Gold-Catalyzed Synthesis of Heterocycles from Alkynyl Ethers. Synthesis of Leucascandrolide A. Mechanistic Analysis of Oxidative C–H Cleavages using Inter- and Intramolecular Kinetic Isotope Effects. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jung, Sung-Young Using Natural Language as Knowledge Representation in an Intelligent Tutoring System. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

KIM, SUN-TAK Essays on Strategic Voting. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kabashi, Lema THE EFFICACY OF VIDEO SELF-MODELING FOR PROMOTING SOCIAL INITIATION SKILLS FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS (ASD) TO PEERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kachapati, Kritka THE ROLE OF CD137POS T REGULATORY CELLS AND SOLUBLE CD137 IN TYPE ONE DIABETES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kagemann, Lawrence SPECTRAL DOMAIN OCT DOPPLER ASSESSES AQUEOUS OUTFLOW. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kagy, Holly M. Interaction of basaltic dikes and wet lapilli tuff at glaciovolcanic centers: a case study of Sveifluháls, Iceland as a terrestrial analog for dike-cryosphere interaction on Mars. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kang, Liang-I A new role for tissue-type plasminogen activator in liver injury. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kankipati, Padmaja INVESTIGATION OF TRANSFER TECHNIQUE BIOMECHANICS AMONG PERSONS WITH TETRAPLEGIA AND PARAPLEGIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Karaffa, Cynthia A. Intellectual Courage and the Social Construction of Terrorism: Embodying Reality. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Karamchandani, Jaideep Clinical Symptoms and Risk Factors To Refine Performance Characteristics of Laboratory Assays for Clostridium difficile Infections. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kasan, Jarret Lee On the Repair of Impact Damaged Prestressed Concrete Bridge Girders. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kasemsuppakorn, Piyawan Methodology and Algorithms for Pedestrian Network Construction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Katnani, Husam System Level Assessment of Motor Control through Patterned Microstimulation in the Superior Colliculus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Katz, Aviva/L RESISTING RESISTANCE TO CHANGE: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE STRUCTURE OF SURGICAL RESIDENCY TRAINING PROGRAMS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kaura, Priyanka The culture of employment: a study of immigrant women's attitudes about working in Malmö, Sweden. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kellner, Sean Autoregulation of c-Fes by intramolecular interaction of the F-BAR and SH2 domains: a novel role for the unique N-terminal region. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kendrick, Matthew Rude Mechanicals: Staging Labor in the Early Modern English Theater. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kerestes, Robert/RJK Economic Analysis of Grid Level Energy Storage for the Application of Load Leveling. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kettering, Regina Dawn THE PROTEIN RELATIONSHIPS IN RESPIRATION REGULATION ELUCIDATED BY X-RAY CRYSTALLOGRAPHY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kikuchi, Hirokazu Federalism and the Limits of Presidential Powers: The Case of the Argentine Senate. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Jiyeon/ JK Development and Applications of Nanoscale Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Jong MECHANISM UNDERLYING BRADYCARDIA AND LONG QT 2 RELATED ARRHYTHMIAS: INTERPLAY BETWEEN Ca2+ OVERLOAD AND ELECTRICAL DYSFUNCTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Jungwon GENDER IN FUSION KUGAK: AN EXAMINATION OF WOMEN’S FUSION KUGAK GROUPS AND THEIR MUSIC PRACTICES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Sally J Motivation, Pronunciation, and Instruction in the Hungarian Classroom: A longitudinal study. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Sung-Geun Measuring Poverty as a Fuzzy and Multidimensional Concept: Theory and Evidence from the United Kingdom. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Young Joo Problem-Solving Therapy to reduce chronic fatigue in cardiac arrest survivors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kimmel, Chad Incorporation of Knowledge for Network-based Candidate Gene Prioritization. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kirilloff, Gabrielle Exploring speech in Russian fairy tales. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kirsch, Nicholas Characterization of Periodic Disturbances In Rolling Element Bearings. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kiyatkin, Michael E Peripheral Mediators of Colorectal Nociception and Sensitization. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Klancher, Nancy Constructing Christian Identities, One Canaanite Woman At A Time: Studies in the Reception of Matthew 15:21-28. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Klucevsek, Kristin Investigating the combined burden of transcription and quality control errors in yeast. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Knowlton , Emilee R. Cytokine and Chemokine Responses in Human Herpesvirus 8 Infection of Monocyte Derived Dendritic Cells and B Lymphocytes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Koenitzer, Jeffrey Electrophilic Nitro-Fatty Acid Regulation of Mitochondrial Function. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kofke, Matthew Fabrication, Characterization, and Chemical Modification of Plasmonic Devices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kohanbash, Gary Novel mechanisms of cytokine signaling on T-cell and MDSC function in glioma development. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kohut, Byron/C Community College Workforce Development Faculty in Western Pennsylvania. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kolivoski, Karen Patterns of Justice System Involvement Among Child-Welfare Involved Youth. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Konieczy, Piotr THE IMPACT OF MODERN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES ON SOCIAL MOVEMENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kovan-Bakan, Merve Complexity of families of compact sets in &#8477;<sup><i>n</i></sup>. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kramer, Scott/J Finite Element Analysis of Graft Stress in Various Tunnel Positions for ACL Reconstruction. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kurfess, Christopher J Restoring Parmenides' Poem: Essays toward a New Arrangement of the Fragments Based on a Reassessment of the Original Sources. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kurt, Ahmet C. Essays on Corporate Financial Reporting. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kurt, Didem Three Essays on the Social Aspect of Consumer Decision Making: Social Presence, Social Power, and Social Prediction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kurt, Murat Dynamic Decision Models for Managing the Major Complications of Diabetes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LAVALLE, COURTNEY TARGETING PROTEIN KINASE D BY NOVEL SMALL MOLECULE INHIBITORS AND RNA INTERFERENCE IN PROSTATE CANCER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LEE, YI-TZE Divided Dreams on Limited Land: Cultural Experiences of Agricultural Bio-energy Project and Organic Farming Transition in Taiwan. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LI, JILONG Down-regulation of DNA Methyltransferase 1 by Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor Gamma in Hepatic Stellate Cells. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

LIU, LIN CONFORMATIONAL DYNAMICS OF PROTEINS: INSIGHTS FROM STRUCTURAL AND COMPUTATIONAL STUDIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LIU, XIAOYU DESIGN, OPTIMIZATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF AN ORTHO-TAG RFID SYSTEM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Laayouni, Yahya Redefining Beur Cinema: Constituting Subjectivity through Film. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lade, Abigale WNT AND BETA-CATENIN IN HEPATIC DIFFERENTIATION: WHICH WAY DOES THE WNT BLOW? Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Laferrier, Justin Investigation of the Effects of Sport, Exercise and Recreation (SER) on Psychosocial Outcomes in Individuals with Disabilities. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lai, Yungchieh BIMETALLIC GOLD AND PLATINUM NANOCATALYSTS IN WGS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lam, Hilaire Regulation and Function of Autophagy in Cigarette Smoke-Induced Cellular Stress: Implications for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Aram Genomic Screening Identifies Novel Human Kinases As Suppressors Of HCV Infection. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Eun Kyung HIGHER EDUCATION EXPANSION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Hannah ADENO-ASSOCIATED VIRUS (AAV)-MEDIATED JOINT RESTORATION APPROACHES: CHARACTERIZATION AND APPLICATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Innam Biosensing of Cardiac Biomarkers Using Single Polyaniline Nanowires. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Insoo Reading and Writing as Transformative Action in Maria Irene Fornes' and Adrienne Kennedy's Plays. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Judong Mechanisms of Tim-3 Signal Transduction in the Modulation of Downstream TCR Signaling. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Yeonjung Family Caregivers' Labor Force Participation and Financial Well-Being: A Longitudinal Study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Leezenbaum, Nina B Maternal Responses to Communication of Infants at Low and Heightened Risk for Autism. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lengyel, George Designing Methodology for the Incorporation of Beta-Amino Acids into Protein Tertiary Structures. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lepone, Lauren M. CD8 T Lymphocyte Responses to Human Herpesvirus 8 Lytic and Latency Proteins. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Levinson, Noah D LOLs, lulz, and ROFL: the culture, fun, and serious business of Internet memes. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Ang CONTROL SYSTEM MODEL FOR ANALYSIS OF ELECTRICITY MARKET BIDDING PROCESS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Jian THE DEPENDENCE OF DEGRADATION AND RELEASE BEHAVIOR OF POLYESTERS ON MONOMER SEQUENCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Jing IMPROVING STUDENTS’ UNDERSTANDING OF ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Man Yu PLACE ATTACHMENT IN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: SOCIAL ANTECEDENTS AND ACADEMIC MOTIVATIONS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Qi Searching for Entities: When Retrieval Meets Extraction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Si Capillary-based microreactor for high throughput catalyst screening in Lewis acid and strong Brønsted acid catalyzed reactions. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Weijia SOFTWARE UPDATE MANAGEMENT IN WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liang, Shuang Nanostructured Noble Metal Catalysts for Water-Gas Shift Reaction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liang, Xiaojun The Complex Phase Transformation of Austenite in High Strength Linepipe Steels and Its Influence on the Mechanical Properties. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liberatore, Melissa SYNTHESIS AND NMR STUDIES OF A β-TURN MIMETIC MOLECULAR TORSION BALANCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liekar, Chriistine Y. THE ADVANCED PLACEMENT PROGRAM IN PENNSYLVANIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR POLICY AND PRACTICE IN K-12 AND HIGHER EDUCATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lim, KyoungYuel Executive Attention Deficits In Persons With Aphasia: Conflict Resolution and Goal Maintenance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lim, Seung B. SEXUAL DIMORPHISM IN SOFT TISSUE FACIAL FORM AS CAPTURED BY DIGITAL THREE-DIMENSIONAL PHOTOGRAMMETRY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lin, Jean Tim-1 signaling and localization during T cell activation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lin, Shih-Yin Problem Solving, Scaffolding and Learning. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lipski, Witold Role of locus coeruleus and amygdala projections to ventral subiculum in stress regulation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Jintao On the theories of biomolecular interactions and their applications in intrinsic protein disorder and bacterial spore germination. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Kaihong Ontology Enrichment from Free-text Clinical Documents: A Comparison of Alternative Approaches. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Sen INVESTIGATION OF HOMOGENEOUS-HETEROGENEOUS COUPLING EFFECTS IN THE HIGH TEMPERATURE CATALYTIC OXIDATION REACTIONS OF LIGHT ALKANES IN A NOVEL MICROCHEMICAL REACTOR SYSTEM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Ying Combining Sequence and Structure Information to Model Biological Systems Dynamics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Zhuomin Conformal mappings and isometric immersions under second order Sobolev regularity. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Livengood, Kerrith Joy Quigley "What A 'Thump' Means: Morton Feldman's Treatments of Samuel Beckett's Texts" and "This Report Must Be Signed By Your Parents" for orchestra. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Long, Kristin DEVELOPMENTAL AND FAMILY-LEVEL DETERMINANTS OF SIBLING ADJUSTMENT TO CHILDHOOD CANCER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lu, Chi-Jung ACCIDENTAL DISCOVERY OF INFORMATION ON THE USER-DEFINED SOCIAL WEB: A MIXED-METHOD STUDY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Luk, Pei Sui TRANSITIVE AND INTRANSITIVE CONSTRUCTIONS IN JAPANESE AND ENGLISH: A PSYCHOLINGUISTIC STUDY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lumbanraja, Sharon Expanding International Education in Indonesia: An Analytical Map of Government and NGO Construction of Education Policy. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lutz, Bradley A COMPARISON OF THE CORROSION PRODUCTS AND MECHANISMS OF VARIOUS FORMS OF DEPOSIT-INDUCED CORROSION AT 700oC. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lwanga, Charles Intercultural Composition: An Analysis of the First Movement of Justinian Tamusuza's Mu Kkubo Ery'Omusaalaba for String Quartet and Baakisimba Ne'biggu (an Original Chamber Composition). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

MA, CHAO NOVEL ALGORITHMS AND TOOLS FOR LIGAND-BASED DRUG DESIGN. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ma, Lu UV RESONANCE RAMAN STUDY OF SOLUTION ENVIRONMENT EFFECT ON POLY-L-LYSINE CONFORMATION AND RESOLUTION ENHANCEMENT MECHANISM OF TWO DIMENSIONAL CORRELATION SPECTROSCOPY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mac Neal, Meghan Kelly Defining the Pulmonary Disease and Disability from Lung Dysfunction in Cutis Laxa. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Macia, Laura DEALING WITH GRIEVANCES: THE LATINO EXPERIENCE IN PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mahajan, Harshal DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF SIMULATORS FOR POWER WHEELCHAIR DRIVING EVALUATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Makin, Stephen C. The Method of Moral Hypothesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Malcolm, Devin An Actor Remembers: Memory's Role in the Training of the United States Actor. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Maloku, Hena Limits on Secondary Transmissions Operating in Uplink Frequencies in Cellular CDMA Networks. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Mannarino, Patrick The Role of Online Professional Development Opportunities for Teachers in Western Pennsylvania Public School Districts. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Manohar, Rohan Isolation and Expansion of a unique stem cell population from human and mouse gallbladders. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mantell, Benjamin IMMUNE MODULATION OF METABOLISM: THE ROLE OF MACROPHAGES, NKT CELLS AND DENDRITIC CELLS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE METABOLIC DISTURBANCES OF OBESITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mao, Bin Analysis of Resolution and Sensitivity of Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Marbella, Lauren E. INVESTIGATING MITOCHONDRIA PENETRATING PEPTIDES WITH SOLID STATE NMR USING MODEL MEMBRANES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Marcone, Giancarlo POLITICAL STRATEGIES AND DOMESTIC ECONOMY OF THE LOTE B RURAL ELITE IN THE PREHISPANIC LURÍN VALLEY, PERU. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Marella, Sashi Stochastic Synchrony and Phase Resetting Curves: Theory and Applications. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Marfo, Nana Nicotine enhances the expression of a conditioned place preference in adult male rats. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Masterman, Brandon P. “It’s All Me… In One Way or Another”: Transgressive Queer Embodiment in the Music Videos of Marilyn Manson. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Matta, Benjamin Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells Are Key Regulators of Immune Tolerance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Matthews, Marguerite CHARACTERIZING DOPAMINE FUNCTION IN ADOLESCENT RATS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mattix, April, A THE ORPHAN AMONG US: AN EXAMINATION OF ORPHANS IN NEWBERY AWARD WINNING LITERATURE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McAdams, Daniel Dynamic Maskless Holographic Lithography and Applications. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McCarty, Sean K-12 SCHOOL LEADERS AND SCHOOL CRISIS: AN EXPLORATION OF PRINCIPALS’ SCHOOL CRISIS COMPETENCIES AND PREPAREDNESS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McCaskie, Keely Contending approaches to development: comparing a large-scale dam and local initiatives in rural Ecuador. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

McGoff, Marshall CYSTEINE AND SPIN LABEL MODIFICATION AS A MEANS TO EXPLORE PROTEIN DYNAMICS AND STRUCTURE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

McGuire, Mary K. Distribution of cogenetic iron and clay deposits in the central Appalachian region. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

McKeating, Eileen INCLUDING CHILDREN WITH ASD IN REGULAR KINDERGARTEN AND FIRST GRADE CLASSROOMS: TEACHER ATTITUDES, CHILD PROGRESS AND CLASSROOM QUALITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McLendon, William MOBILITY REDUCTION OF CO2 USING CO2 SOLUBLE SURFACTANTS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

McMillen, Benjamin W. Ultrafast Laser Fabrication of Waveguides in Glasses and Crystalline Materials. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Medie, Peace A. POLICE BEHAVIOR IN POST-CONFLICT STATES: EXPLAINING VARIATION IN RESPONSES TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, INTERNAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING, AND RAPE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Megas, Cristina M. Contagion In Financial Banking Systems. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Merz, Emily Claire INHIBITORY CONTROL AND WORKING MEMORY IN CHILDREN ADOPTED FROM PSYCHOSOCIALLY DEPRIVING INSTITUTIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mezick, Elizabeth Jane Cardiovascular responses to stress: a potential pathway linking sleep and cardiovascular disease? Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Michael, Julie Catherine Acute Affective Responses to Varying Durations of Physical Activity for Overweight and Obese Adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Miller, Richard H. Albumin in Artificial Liver Support Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Milutinovic, Pavle The receptor for advanced glycation end products is a central mediator of asthma pathogenesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Miracle, Jeffrie W. Higher Education in the Creation of Individual Social Capital: A Student Organization Ethnography. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mishler, Anne The Effect of 10- Versus 30-Minutes of Acute Aerobic Exercise on Insulin and Glucose in Obese Adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mishra, Rakesh BIOPHYSICAL MECHANISMS OF AMYLOID NUCLEATION IN POLYGLUTAMINE CONTAINING HTT FRAGMENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Misurda, Jonathan Efficient branch and node testing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mo, Di ENDOLYN SORTING AND FUNCTION DURING KIDNEY DEVELOPMENT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mohammad, Redha Using thermal infrared (TIR) data to characterize dust storms and their sources in the Middle East. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mohan, Swarna Structural Insights into the Shroom-Rock Interaction and the Regulation of the Actomyosin Cytoskeleton. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moir, Zachary SEX WITH WITTGENSTEIN: LANGUAGE, NARRATIVE AND REPETITION IN DURAS, SARTRE AND GENET. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Momper, Jeremiah Characterization of Renal Anionic Drug Transport Capacity in Kidney Transplant Recipients with Persistent BK Viremia: Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Studies of Cidofovir. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Monteverde Ceschin, Robin Analysis of the Regulation of the S. Cerevisiae Gene PIR3 by Non-coding Intergenic Transcription. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Moore, James Harrison A Comparative Study of the Jazz Trumpet Styles of Clifford Brown, Donald Byrd, and Freddie Hubbard: An Examination of Improvisational Style from 1953-1964. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moore, Michelle Differences between early-developing and late-developing phonemes in phonological processing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Morgan-Davis, Carrie An Exploration of Pennsylvania Corrective Action Plans, 2006-2007. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mormer, Elaine APPLICATION OF THE EXPECTANCY-DISCONFIRMATION MODEL IN THE PREDICTION OF HEARING AID USER SATISFACTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Murray, Michelle, L. Leadership to Promote Inclusion: Perceptions of Elementary Principals on Inclusion, Co-teaching, and Differentiated Instruction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Myint, Kyaw Zeyar QSAR METHODS DEVELOPMENT, VIRTUAL AND EXPERIMENTAL SCREENING FOR CANNABINOID LIGAND DISCOVERY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nadgir, Sagar Development of an Infectivity Assay for Human Herpesvirus-8. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Nam, Ilsung Effects of Economic Hardship on Complicated Grief. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Narute, Purushottam HIV-1 Nef-Src Family Kinase Interaction: A Novel Target for the Inhibition of HIV-1 Pathogenesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nchols, Sara My brother, my friend: Positive sibling relationships, peer acceptance, and internalizing problems in low-income boys. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Neely, Sean Spaces of becoming and being: the nature of shared experience in Czech society from 1918 to 1989. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Nelsen, Bryan Polariton Condensates in a Trap and Photon Lasing in Two-Dimensional Semiconductor Microcavities. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nelson, Devin M. Controlled Drug Delivery from Biomaterials used for Cardiac Repair. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nelson, Jeffrey Fertility and the Bolsa Família Program: demographic determinants under conditional cash transfers in Brazil. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Nezir, Veysel Fixed Point Properties for c₀-like Spaces. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ni, Xianglei Nondestructive Evaluation and Structural Health Monitoring Based on Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Niblick, Briana Integrating Spatial Implications into Solving Life-Cycle Challenges of Biofuels and Industrial Symbiosis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nik, Mehdi B. VS-FMDF and EPVS-FMDF for Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Flows. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nikolayev, Aleksey E. DIS-ENTANGLING CONVOLUTED ELECTRONIC SPECTRA WITH HIGH AMPLITUDE INTERNAL MOTIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nilsen, Marci Interaction Behaviors Effects on Nursing Care Quality of Older Adults in the ICU. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Niu, Jiani Surface Wrinkling Based Method of Measuring Thin Film’s Mechanical Properties. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Noon, Sarah The Role Of Connexin 40 In Susceptibility To Secondary Lymphedema Following Breast Cancer Treatment. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Norris, Callie/A. NEUROPROTECTIVE MODULATION OF PRO-APOPTOTIC POTASSIUM CURRENTS BY THE HEPATITIS C VIRUS NON-STRUCTURAL PROTEIN 5A. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ntaiya, Kakenya, E WARRIOR’S SPIRIT: THE STORIES OF FOUR WOMEN FROM KENYA’S ENDURING TRIBE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nyhof, Melanie A. "But it's Jill!": The development of understanding of identity and value functions of proper names. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

O'Connor, Colleen Ethnic tourism advertisements: the power dynamic and its effect on cultural representation in the ‘Kingdom of Daughters’. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

OLURANTI, STEPHEN Polyrhythm as an Integral Feature of African Pianism: Analysis of Piano Works by Akin Euba, Gyorgy Ligeti & Joshua Uzoigwe and Àjùlo Kìnìún (Original Composition). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ober, Mary E.S. EXPRESSIVE PROSODY IN FRENCH SOLO SONG: GABRIEL FAURÉ'S MÉLODIES, AND THEIR HISTORICAL ANTECEDENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ofoulhast-Othamot, Gildas/A. The Dangers of Natural Resources Decentralization: Decentralized Forest Management, (Local) Development and the Making of A Big Man in the Dimako Council, Cameroon. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ogrodnik, Corinne ON THE EVE OF A FOOD RIOT: AN INVESTIGATION OF THE POLITICAL DETERMINANTS OF WIDESPREAD PROTEST IN CENTRAL AMERICA DURING THE 2007-08 GLOBAL FOOD PRICE CRISIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ohmer, Sarah S. RE-MEMBERING TRAUMA IN THE FLESH: LITERARY AND PERFORMATIVE REPRESENTATIONS OF RACE AND GENDER IN THE AMERICAS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ordóñez , Raymundo STUDY OF THE AUSTENITE DECOMPOSITION AND FORMATION OF PROEUTECTOID CEMENTITE IN HYPER-EUTECTOID STEELS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ortega, Alicia La novela ecuatoriana en el siglo XX: Escenarios, disputas, prácticas intelectuales. Memoria de la crítica literaria. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ortmann, Amanda The impact of spectrally asynchronous delay on the intelligibility of conversational speech. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Osbourn, Joshua M. Intramolecular [2 + 2] Cycloaddition Reactions of Allene-ynes: Exploring the Scope, Mechanism, and Application to the Synthesis of Carbocyclic Spirooxindoles. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Osman, Sami SYNTHETIC AND BIOLOGICAL STUDIES ON ANALOGUES OF FR901464 AND TMC-205. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Osmanbeyoglu, Hatice Ulku INFORMATION INTEGRATION APPROACHES FOR INVESTIGATING ESTROGEN RECEPTOR MEDIATED TRANSCRIPTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ozaltin, Nur Ozge / NO THE ANALYSIS AND MODELING OF THE ENGINEERING DESIGN PROCESS: FACTORS LEADING TO INNOVATIVE OUTCOMES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ozaltin, Osman / OY Optimal Design of the Annual Influenza Vaccine. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

PANJARIAN, SHOGHAG INVESTIGATING ALLOSTERIC REGULATION OF ABL AND BCR-ABL KINASES: IMPLICATIONS FOR SMALL MOLECULE INHIBITORS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

PARK, HYEON / S. INTERTEMPORAL CHOICES WITH TEMPORAL PREFERENCES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

PARK, JONG DO AUTOMATED QUESTION TRIAGE FOR SOCIAL REFERENCE: A STUDY OF ADOPTING DECISION FACTORS FROM DIGITAL REFERENCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Packer, Joseph “BECAUSE WE ARE ALONE…” ARGUMENTS FOR HUMANS AS THE UNIVERSE’S ONLY INTELLIGENT LIFE FORM FROM ANCIENT PHILOSOPHERS TO TODAY’S SCIENTISTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Padmanabhan, Aarthi BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF VARIABILITY IN DOPAMINE AVAILABILITY ON FRONTOSTRIATAL BRAIN FUNCTION IN ADOLESCENCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Palmer, Kalani INCREASES IN EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT FOR BLACK WOMEN: IMPLICATIONS FOR PARENTING PRACTICES AND BELIEFS RELATED TO CHILDREN'S ACADEMIC SUCCESS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Palmquist, Sasha FROM DINOSAURS TO DISCIPLINARY THINKING: EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF CHILDREN’S KNOWLEDGE ON FAMILY LEARNING TALK IN A DESIGNED LEARNING ENVIRONMENT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Panzak, George L. CONCURRENT AND CONSTRUCT VALIDITY OF THREE ALTERNATIVE VERSIONS OF THE STANDARD OMNI CYCLE SCALE OF PERCEIVED EXERTION IN YOUNG ADULT MALES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Parikh, Ashish Pharmacological interventions of arrhythmias. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Park, Heejin FOREIGN MOTHERS’ CULTURAL AND SOCIAL CAPITAL AND MATERNAL INVOLVEMENT IN THEIR CHILDREN’S EDUCATION: CASE STUDY OF A COMMUNITY IN SOUTH KOREA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Parlade, Meaghan Venezia THE DEVELOPMENT OF MULTIMODAL SOCIAL COMMUNICATION IN INFANTS AT HIGH RISK FOR AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Patel, Vivek P. MICROTUBULE DYNAMICS IN OXIDATIVELY-STRESSED NEURONAL CELLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Patterson, Russell The role of culturally relevant texts and comprehension strategy instruction in the literacy engagement of African American adolescent males. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pearlman, Rachel S. Understanding The Beliefs of Ashkenazi Jewish Individuals Regarding Cancer Genetic Counseling Services. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Pearson, James Logic and Intelligibility. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pelczarski, Kristin Phonological processing abilities of adults who stutter. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Peng, Shu-Che Microfluidic Drop Formation with Polymer Plastics. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Pepmeier, Rona A Systematic Consideration of the Human and Technical Elements in the Implementation of Lean Manufacturing Cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Perel, Sagi Dynamic Functional Connectivity Between Cortex and Muscles. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Perry, Rebekah Sacred Image, Civic Spectacle, and Ritual Space: Tivoli's Inchinata Procession and Icons in Urban Liturgical Theater in Late Medieval Italy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Petronijevic, Filip Synthetic Studies on Cycloclavine, Cyclopiazonic Acid, and Other Biologically Active Indole-Containing Compounds. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Bart GDNF Signaling Regulates YBX1/mRNA Interactions in Mouse Spermatogonia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Brian J. How Terrorist Organizations Survive: Cooperation and Competition in Terrorist Group Networks. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Jeffrey Scott Validating Diffusion Spectrum Imaging-Based Fiber Tractography for Cognitive Neuroscience Research. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Jennifer Elaine SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS, AMYGDALA REACTIVITY, AND SELECTIVE ATTENTION TO THREAT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pierson, Ryan The Toy Like Nature: On the History and Theory of Animated Motion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pileggi, Rachel M. The Origination and Alteration of a Novel Organ. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Poe, Stephanie L. STAT1-Regulated Lung MDSC-like Cells Aid Resolution of Inflammation After Bacterial Pneumonia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pohlig, Ryan T. COMPARING LATENT INTERACTION EFFECTS IN MULTI-SAMPLE STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING: QUASI-MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD VERSUS THIRD MOMENT METHODS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pollock, Jacob “THE GEOGRAPHICALL COMPASS”: HISTORY, AUTHORITY AND UTILITY IN THE ENGLISH VOYAGE ACCOUNT, 1660-1730. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Porter, Jessica The Effects of Cocaine Self-Administration on Cognition and Brain Metabolism. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Poulakos Hreha, A. Eroica Operationalizing the Values of History and Historical Education for Secondary Textbook Designs. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Prantil, Ryan/RKP THE STRUCTURE OF THE TRANSVERSE CARPAL LIGAMENT: ITS COLLAGEN FIBER ORIENTATION AND THE EFFICACY OF COLLAGENASE IN DECREASING ITS STIFFNESS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Price, William C. Rehearsing L2 academic vocabulary with cloze exercises: a computer-assisted language learning intervention. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Prijatelj, Charles/CAP Superintendents as a Catalyst of Economic Development: Academic Excellence vs. Economic Gardening. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Primack, Brian Hookah Tobacco Smoking Among U.S. College Students. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pruneski, Justin IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF FACTORS REQUIRED FOR REPRESSION OF THE YEAST SER3 GENE BY SRG1 INTERGENIC TRANSCRIPTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Purcell, Christopher VELOCITY MEASUREMENTS IN RESERVOIR ROCK SAMPLES FROM A LIMESTONE UNIT USING VARIOUS PORE FLUIDS, AND INTEGRATION WITH WELL LOGS AND SEISMIC DATA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rakymkul, Yeldos SOLUBILITIES AND MASS TRANSFER COEFFICIENTS OF GASES IN HEAVY SYNTHETIC HYDROCARBON LIQUIDS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ramos, Kathleen A. Teaching persuasive argument essay writing to adolescent English language learners through the Reading to Learn approach. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rao, Aparna Integration of HSP90 inhibition in combinational immunotherapies targeting receptor tyrosine kinase EphA2. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Redcay, Anna "The Long-Defended Gate": Juvenilia, the Real Child, and the Aesthetics of Innocence, 1858-1939. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Reed, Benjamin A. American foreign policy in Latin America (1945-1975): the containment policy and the perceptions of “threat”. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Reichenbach, Dawn The effects of host response and vaccine design on early signaling profiles of MUC1-specific T cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Reidy, Eric Between a city divided and an oasis of peace: narratives of identity and belonging in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ren, Meng WHY ARE THE FLOWERS SO “RED”: SCHOLARSHIP AND POLICY CHANGES ON HUA’ER (FLOWER SONGS) IN NORTHWEST CHINA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ren, Ming Advanced Map Matching Technologies and Techniques for Pedestrian/Wheelchair Navigation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Reynolds, Dahliani COMPOSITION AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENTS: PROJECT ENGLISH, NEH SEMINARS, AND THE NATIONAL WRITING PROJECT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rice, David ASSOCIATION OF LIPOPROTEIN-ASSOCIATED PHOSPHOLIPASE A2 AND C-REACTIVE PROTEIN WITH MODERATE-TO-VIGOROUS PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN MIDDLE-AGED WOMEN. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Richards, Sarah The Impact of Medical Management on Quality of Life in Brugada Syndrome Patients. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Richardson, Matthew R Anti-Discrimination in a Contemporary American Fraternity: A Case Study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Richey, J. Elizabeth HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH? EXPLANATORY TEXT EFFECTS ON CONCEPTUAL LEARNING AND MOTIVATION. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rief, John Searching for the Good Life: Rhetoric, Medicine, and the Shaping of Lifestyle. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rinchuse, Derek Chikungunya Virus Glycoproteins Mediate Viral Entry and Cellular Fusion. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Roazzi, Maira Vital Energy: the development of a core concept. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Robbins, Jacob "Can you feel it?" emotional resonance across jazz and literature. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Roberts, Bryan W. Time, symmetry and structure: A study in the foundations of quantum theory. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rodgers, Cory Illness explanatory models in contemporary research: a critique of the Explanatory Model Interview Catalogue. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rodrigues, Melanie Life and death of multipotential stromal cells/ mesenchymal stem cells: countervailing regulation by survival and apoptotic signaling. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rodriguez, Eric A. Profitability and production in 19th century composite ships: the case study of the Austrian vessel, the Slobodna. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rogers, Renee / J. The Comparison of a Technology-based System and In-person Behavioral Weight Loss Intervention in the Severely Obese. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rompolski, Krista THE EFFECT OF A 12-MONTH WEIGHT LOSS INTERVENTION ON VITAMIN D STATUS IN SEVERELY OBESE CAUCASIANS AND AFRICAN AMERICAN ADULTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Roongpiboonsopit, Duangduen Navigation Recommender:Real-Time iGNSS QoS Prediction for Navigation Services. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rueda, Maria Carolina FIGURAS FANTASMAGÓRICAS EN EL CINE LATINOAMERICANO DEL SIGLO XXI: TRAUMA Y HUELLAS DE CRISIS EN EL IMAGINARIO DE LA CIUDAD CONTEMPORÁNEA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rupert, Amy Elisabeth Development of Electroosmotic Sampling for the Investigation of Galanin-Degrading Ectopeptidase Activity in the Hippocampus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ruth, Christopher Thomas Composing Consciousness: Psychological Design in the Late Dramatic Works of Robert Schumann. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

SASMAL, ANIRUDDHA Studies of Memory of Chirality in Amide Radical Cyclizations. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

SASMAL, ANIRUDDHA Studies of Memory of Chirality in Amide Radical Cyclizations. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

SIW, SIN CHIEN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF INTERNAL COOLING PASSAGES ON GAS TURBINE BLADE WITH PIN-FINS AND RIB-TURBULATORS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

SRIRAM, SHASHI KANTH THE N-END RULE PATHWAY: MOLECULAR PRINCIPLES OF STRUCTURAL RECOGNITION AND RATIONAL DESIGN OPPORTUNITIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sager, Jonathan USING ZEBRAFISH AS A MODEL SYSTEM FOR DYT1 DYSTONIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sahasrabudhe, Ruta IDENTIFCATION OF THE CAUSES OF CYTOKINESIS FAILURE IN CANCER CELLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sahlhoff, Michelle COMPONENTS OF SHORT-TERM SUCCESS IN PROJECTS TARGETING ILLEGAL LOGGING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Salari, Reza Computational Studies of the Energetics and Dynamics of Protein-Protein Binding. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sandercock, Rachel K. Gesture as a predictor of language development in infants at high risk for autism spectrum disorders. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sang, Xiahan Electron Density Determination and Bonding in Tetragonal Binary Intermetallics by Convergent Beam Electron Diffraction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sanoja, Mariela On Hydrocracking of Vacuum Residues in Slurry Reactors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sardella, Andrew Quality-Control Study Evaluating the Identification, Family History Collection, and Genetic Counseling Referral of Individuals At-Risk for HNPCC (Lynch Syndrome) Within the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center System and Applications to a State-Wide Referral System. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sarver, Jessica Probing the Structure and Dynamics of a Protein-DNA Complex Using Electron Spin Resonance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Saunders, Christi Analyzing Building Energy Models from a Life Cycle Perspective. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sayers, W. Michael THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SUPPRESSION OF CRAVING AND MOTIVATION TO SMOKE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Scharphorn, Laura Between- and Within-Child Associations of Friendship Quality and Social Functioning and Academic Achievement Throughout Middle Childhood. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Scheinert, Steve R. International Emergency Response: Forming Effective Post-Extreme Event Stabilization and Reconstruction Missions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Schmitt, Deanna Role of Innate Host Defenses in Acute and Vaccination Models of Pneumonic Tularemia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Schutte, Jamie Usability and Reliability of Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) Module 4 Remote Administration. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sciullo, Lauren A. Functional Analysis of Transcriptional Promoters of Macaque Lymph Node Chemokines. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sehabiague, Laurent Modeling, Scaleup and Optimization of Slurry Bubble Column Reactors for Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shafer, Alex B. Psychosocial Determinants of Physical Activity in a Sample of Undergraduate College Students. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shannonhouse, Amy K. The effects of physical activity on academic achievement in kindergarten aged children. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sharapov, Andrey VOLATILITY MODELS AND THEIR APPLICATION TO OPTIONS PRICING AND RISK MANAGEMENT. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shi, Bo Structural Model For Credit Default In One And Higher Dimensions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shi, Haiwen Parametric Regression Analysis and Discrimination Analysis of Competing Risks Data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shin, Ga Young THE INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) INFLUENCE ON INTERNATIONALIZING THE CURRICULUM IN SOUTH KOREAN SECONDARY SCHOOLS: MAPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE FUTURE DESIGN OF AN INTEGRATED K-20 SYSTEM. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shrake, Scott EVALUATING THE ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE OF SERVICE SECTOR INDUSTRIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Siciliano, Michael D. NETWORKS AND PERFORMANCE IN PUBLIC ORGANIZATIONS: THEORY, MODELS, AND MEASUREMENT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Silver, Erica Pancreatic Cancer Risk Perception and Worry in Familial High-risk Patients Undergoing Endoscopic Ultrasound for Surveillance. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Silverstein, Lauren A. ARE GOOD INTENTIONS ENOUGH? AN INVESTIGATION OF HOW MENTOR EXPERIENCES AND EXPERTISE AFFECT MENTOR-MENTEE RELATIONSHIP DEVELOPMENT AND TARGETED YOUTH OUTCOMES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Simoneau, Elizabeth Eruption and Emplacement Mechanisms and Paleoenvironment of Phreatomagmatic Tephra at Koko Crater Tuff Cone, O’ahu, Hawaii. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sinkule, Edward AUTOMATED BREATHING AND METABOLIC SIMULATOR (ABMS) EVALUATION OF N95 RESPIRATOR USE WITH SURGICAL MASKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Skerbetz, Mandi /D. The Use of Consequence Choice to Address Academic Engagement and Performance of Students with Emotional and Behavioral Disabilities in Inclusive Settings. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Slight, Samantha CXCR5 EXPRESSING T HELPER CELLS MEDIATE PROTECTIVE IMMUNITY AGAINST TUBERCULOSIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Small, Charles Dream Chasers: An Exploration of How Role Identity is related to Career Development Attitudes among African American Male Collegiate Athletes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Adam RULEBENDER: INTEGRATED MODELING, SIMULATION, AND VISUALIZATION FOR RULE-BASED INTRACELLULAR BIOCHEMISTRY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Amy Erica Personal Connections to the Political World: Social Influences on Democratic Competence in Brazil and in Comparative Context. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Daniel Mathematical models of branching actin networks: Results and methods. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Max Hylton Touching Maurice: A Body-based Reading of Ravel's Ondine. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Meagan Web-based Monitoring of Pain Management in Adolescent and Young Adult Sickle Cell Patients Through Daily Self-Assessment. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith Madan, Ryan Narrative Disruptions in Composition's Culture of Scholarship. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Solomon, Meghan Faculty Gender and Student-Centered Pedagogical Approaches in the use of a Course Management System. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Solovyev, Alexey Formal Computations and Methods. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Solovyev, Andrey CHEMISTRY OF N-HETEROCYCLIC CARBENE–BORANE COMPLEXES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Soneji, Deepak Jyotindra Molecular mechanisms of phenotypic change in intact nociceptors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Soratana, Kullapa Life Cycle Assessment of Microalgal Biodiesel and Policy Implications to Minimize Unintended Consequences. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sosnovsky, Sergey Ontology-Based Open-Corpus Personalization for E-Learning. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sparacino, Adam Design and Simulation of a DC Electric Vehicle Charging Station Interconnected with a MVDC Network. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Spardy, Lucy Investigating the effects of network structure and afferent feedback in models of rhythmic movement. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sprachman, Melissa M Applications of Small Heterocycles: Oxetanes as Additives and Cosolvents and Oxazolines as Linkers for Controlled Release from Silica Nanoparticles. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sprang, Ralph Analysis of Parallel SOC Architectural Characteristics for Accelerating Face Identification. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Srinivasa, Vanita Designer Quantum Materials. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

St. Leger, Anthony J Expanding the functional CD8+ T cell repertoire reduces HSV-1 reactivation from latency in sensory ganglia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Stacy, Valerie A. Effects of Maltreatment on Physical Health in Female Adolescents and Young Women with a Substance Use Disorder. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Stafford, Margot THE CHILD AND THE BOOK: IMAGINING CHILDHOOD READING IN ANGLO-AMERICA, 1899-1936. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Starik, Marina Morphologies of Becoming: Posthuman Dandies in Fin-de-Siècle France. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Stayshich, Ryan Sequence Engineering: Fine Tuning Polymer Properties at the Microstructural Level. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Steckbeck, Jonathan Experimental Determination of the Topology of the HIV-1 gp41 C-Terminal Tail. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Stella, John A Tissue Engineering Platform to Investigate Effects of Finite Deformation on Extracellular Matrix Production and Mechanical Properties. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sterling, Joanna Nonverbal behavior and political evaluation: an analysis of the speechmaking of Hugo Chávez. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stiehl, Emily LIVING IN POVERTY: IMPLICATIONS FOR WORK ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIORS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Still, Frances Dengue Virus Infection of B Lymphocytes In Vitro. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Strittmatter, Cynthia Fiscal Considerations of an International Partnership in Higher Education A Case Study: Indiana University of Pennsylvania and the Peoples Education Society, Bangalore,India. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Strunk, Korrinn M. 3-Dimensional Electron Microscopy of Biological Specimens. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Suiter, Jeremy W. DISTANCE, DEVIATION FROM A TEMPLATE, AND PERFORMANCE: INVESTIGATING A MODERATED MEDIATION MODEL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sukits, Alison L Anticholinergic Drug and White Matter Hyperintensity Effects on Balance and Gait in Older Adults. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sullenberger, Rebecca Examining The Attitudes and Opinions of Bipolar Disorder Pre- And Post-educational Session in Individuals Affected with Bipolar Disorder and First-degree Relatives of Individuals Affected with Bipolar Disorder. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Supriyadi, Franky The Influence of Strategic Leadership on Firm Inventive and Innovative Performance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Surzhko-Harned, Lena The Ukrainian Voter: Electoral Behavior in a New Democracy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Swan, Zachary Duane Jameson Defining Dendritic Cells and Macrophages in Lymph Nodes and Gut Mucosa During Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Infection. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Swanenburg, Kristina The effects of cheating on deception detection during a social dilemma. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Swanson, Marissa H The neural correlates of emotional numbing and nicotine use in veterans during wake and REM: an [18F]-FDG PET imaging study. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sweeney, Liam Enlightenment tragedy. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Szabo, Veronica YOUTH AND POLITICS IN COMMUNIST ROMANIA (1980-1989). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sözer, Hande MANAGING (IN)VISIBILITY BY A DOUBLE MINORITY: DISSIMULATION AND IDENTITY MAINTENANCE AMONG ALEVI BULGARIAN TURKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tamir, Michael N. Knowledge, Representation, and the Physical World. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tao, Quan/Q A Non-Contact Electrode for Measurement of Electrocardiography. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Task, Michael/N Assessment of the Factors Affecting Protective Alumina Formation Under Hot Corrosion Conditions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Taylor, Emmanuel Comparative Analysis of Datacenter Electrical Distribution Architectures. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Taylor, Jeffrey CHARACTERISTICS OF EFFECTIVE ONLINE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: A CASE STUDY ANALYSIS OF AN ONLINE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSE OFFERED VIA BLACKBOARD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Taylor, Monica VALIDATION OF THE BODYMEDIA MINI ARMBAND TO ESTIMATE ENERGY EXPENDITURE OF FEMALE BASKETBALL PLAYERS DURING VARIABLE INTENSITY GAME-LIKE CONDITIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tepe, Jennifer THE TRANSITION FROM PREKINDERGARTEN TO KINDERGARTEN FOR CHILDREN WITH AND WITHOUT DISABILITIES: COMPARING ENGAGEMENT AND VALUE RATINGS OF PREKINDERGARTEN AND KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS IN TRANSITION-TO-KINDERGARTEN ACTIVITIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Thambiayya, Kalidasan Role of Intracellular Labile Zinc in LPS-Induced Apoptosis in Sheep Pulmonary Arterial Endothelial Cells (SPAECS). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Thiruneermalai Gomatam, Vikram TIME-FREQUENCY APPROXIMATION AND FEATURE EXTRACTION FOR RANGE-DEPENDENT UNDERWATER SOUND PROPAGATION. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Thomas, Kristina THERAPEUTIC DEVELOPMENT FOR CYSTIC FIBROSIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Thyvalikakath, Thankam/Paul Designing Clinical Data Presentation Using Cognitive Task Analysis Methods. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ting, I-Hung Optical Properties of Self-organized Silver Nano-island Thin Films. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Tirone, Daniel C. Politics and the Effectiveness of Humanitarian Aid. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tong, Xiner L2 Acquisition of Mandarin Zai and -Le. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Toosi, Kevin K WRIST BIOMECHANICS AND ULTRASONOGRAPHIC MEASURES OF THE MEDIAN NERVE DURING COMPUTER KEYBOARDING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Totah, Nelson / K. B. PREFRONTAL CONTROL OF PREPARATORY ATTENTION AND COORDINATION WITH THE VENTRAL TEGMENTAL AREA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Trahan, Keith W. EXPLORING CONNECTIONS BETWEEN SOCIAL, CIVIC, AND EDUCATION ORGANIZATION: AN HISTORICAL CASE STUDY OF THREE KEY FIGURES IN THE NEW YORK CITY COMMUNITY CONTROL MOVEMENT, 1966-1968. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tran, Joseph R A CDC48 COFACTOR AFFECTS UBIQUITINATED PROTEIN LEVELS, ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM ASSOCIATED DEGRADATION AND PROTEASOME SUBTYPES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Trettel, Brenda S. AN ASSESSMENT OF LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES IN PENNSYLVANIA’S COMMUNITY COLLEGES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Troyan, Francis J. INVESTIGATING A GENRE-BASED APPROACH TO WRITING IN AN ELEMENTARY SPANISH PROGRAM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tsai, Feng-Ling The Mcm2-7 Replicative Helicase is Essential to Coordinate DNA replication, Checkpoint Regulation and Sister Chromatid Cohesion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tuite, Patrica K and Burke, Lora and Coen, Paul and Henker, Richard and Jakicic, John The Influence of Exercise Dose, Exercise Intensity, and Weight Loss and Change in C-Reactive Protein in Sedentary Overweight Women. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tuninetti, Alba Cross-language similarity in L2 processing: An eye-tracking study. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Turner, Kylan PARENTAL KNOWLEDGE OF BEHAVIORAL PRINCIPLES FOLLOWING TRAINING TO ADDRESS SLEEP PROBLEMS IN CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: A FOLLOW-UP STUDY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

WANG, YUEXIANG EXPLORING EXTRACELLULAR DOPAMINE CONCENTRATION AND ITS REGULATION ON DOPAMINE RELEASE BY VOLTAMMETRY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wagner, Lauren HSV-1 ICP4, A Multifaceted RNA PolII Transcription Factor. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Walch, Jeffrey MECHANISMS OF T CELL MIGRATION TO VASCULARIZED ORGAN TRANSPLANTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wald, Abigail Role of MicroRNA-363 in Human Papillomavirus-Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Walsh, Jordan M Stage violence, power and the director: an examination of the theory and practice of cruelty from Antonin Artaud to Sarah Kane. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, David Wen Rui Flexibility vs. preorganization: molucular simulations of MDM2-p53 peptide binding events. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Hao Association Analysis for Multivariate Time-to-event Data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Hao MULTIPLE-RESONATOR MAGNETIC RESONANT COUPLING WIRELESS POWER TRANSFER. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Hong A MONTE CARLO COMPARISON OF POLYTOMOUS ITEM ESTIMATION BASED ON HIGHER-ORDER ITEM RESPONSE THEORY MODELS VERSUS HIGHER-ORDER CONFIRMATORY FACTOR ANALYSIS MODELS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Hongwu DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF AN ADVANCED REAL-TIME ELECTRICAL POWERED WHEELCHAIR CONTROLLER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Luling FABRICATION OF CRYSTALLINE COLLOIDAL ARRAY PHOTONIC CRYSTALS AND APPLICATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Manyan SINGLE-CELL ELECTROPORATION USING ELECTROLYTE-FILLED CAPILLARIES -EXPERIMENTAL AND MODELING INVESTIGATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Mei-Yu NEW ASTROPHYSICAL PROBES OF DARK MATTER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Peiyuan Design and Robustness Analysis on Non-volatile Storage and Logic Circuit. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Shugong ASSESSMENTS OF MULTISCALE PRECIPITATION DATA FUSION AND SOIL MOISTURE DATA ASSIMILATION AND THEIR ROLES IN HYDROLOGICAL FORECASTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Wen-Jiun The Formation of Interorganizational Networks in Extreme Events: A Comparative Study of the 1999 ChiChi Earthquake and the 2009 Typhoon Morakot. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Xuhan Use of Acid Mine Drainage in Recycling of Marcellus Shale Flowback Water: Solids Removal and Potential Fouling of Polymeric Microfiltration Membranes. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Yu Best-subset Selection for Complex Systems using Agent-based Simulation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Yuanyuan Creating the Global Student: Increasing Student Perception of Global Competency and Skills for International Careers in a University International Certificate Program. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Zhuzhu Development of New Chemotherapeutics for Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC). Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wasil, Laura R. The Effect of Epstein-Barr Virus Latent Membrane Protein 2 Expression on the Kinetics of Early B Cell Infection and Immortalization. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Waziri, Fatima Strengthening of Anti Corruption Commissions and Laws in Nigeria. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Weinstein, Andrea The Relationship between Cardiovascular Fitness and Gray Matter Volume in Healthy Adults. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wender, Emily Situating Academic Readers: Emotion and Narrative in the Classroom. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wert, David Stance time variability and energy cost of walking in older adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Whaley, Lu SYNTHESIS AND EVALUATION OF METAL-SILICA CORE-SHELL NANOMATERIALS FOR CATALYSIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wheeler, Sarah EGFRvIII expression and signaling in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wickersham, Karen E. and Happ, Mary Beth and Bender, Catherine M. and Engberg, Sandra J. and Tarhini, Ahmad Ali and Erlen, Judith A. Surviving Lung Cancer: Medication-Taking and Oral Targeted Therapy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wickline, Emily The Story of Redundant Catenins & Their Roles in Cell-cell Adhesion in the Liver. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wilckens, Kristine The role of sleep and physical activity in cognitive decline: direct and mediating effects on executive control. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wills, Vanessa Marx and Morality. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wisniewski, Kristofer S. VALIDATION OF OMNI RPE AND PREFERRED METHOD OF REGULATING EXERCISE INTENSITY IN OBESE ADULTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wong, Man Yan DELIVERY AND EXOCYTOSIS OF NEUROPEPTIDE VESICLES AT THE NERVE TERMINAL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wood, Molly Parental Attitudes Toward Newborn Screening for Duchenne/Becker Muscular Dystrophy and Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Woollard, Jason Predictors of Short-Term Patient-Reported Outcome Following Surgical Treatment of Rotator Cuff Pathology. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wrencher, Alaina Developing an alphasyllabary for English. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wright, Michael Domestic Leverage: Member State Motives on Turkey Joining the EU. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Jiamin DNA SEPARATION AT A STRETCH AND MULTISTAGE MAGNETIC SEPARATION OF MICROSPHERES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Jinxuan Optical and Electrical Properties of Epitaxial Silver Films Grown on Silicon. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Jun Neutrinos in Cosmology and Particle Physics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

chengliu, li FOOD DENSITY ESTIMATION USING FUZZY INFERENCE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

de Courreges d'Ustou, Benoit Optimal Control Design for Multiterminal HVDC. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

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